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Terrence Malick


Terrence Malick was born in Ottawa, Illinois. His family subsequently lived in Oklahoma and he went to school in Austin, Texas. He did his undergraduate work at Harvard, graduating summa cum laude with a degree in philosophy in 1965. A member of the Phi Beta Kappa honor society, he attended Magdalen College, Oxford on a Rhodes scholarship, but did ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 36 wins & 50 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Tree of Life
(2011)
The Thin Red Line
(1998)
The New World
The New World Writer
(2005)
Badlands
Badlands Producer
(1973)

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 2017 Untitled Anthony Lucero Project (executive producer) (filming)
 2016 The Spearhead Effect (executive producer) (post-production)
  The Devil's Teeth (executive producer) (announced)
 2016 The Vessel (executive producer)
 2016 The Seer: A Portrait of Wendell Berry (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2015 Almost Holy (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 The Better Angels (producer)
 2013 Red Wing (executive producer)
 2007 The Unforeseen (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2006 Amazing Grace (producer)
 2004 Undertow (producer)
 2004 The Beautiful Country (producer)
 2000 Happy Times (executive producer)
 2000 The Endurance (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1999 Endurance (producer)
 1973 Badlands (producer)
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Alternate Names:

Terry Malick | David Whitney

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on The New World (2005)] I knew it would have a slow, rolling pace. Just get into it; let it roll over you. It's more of an experience film. I leave you to fend for yourself, figure things out yourself. See more »

Trivia:

He taught philosophy in France from 1979 to 1994. See more »

Trademark:

Often casts Christian Bale See more »

Nickname:

sparky See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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